Bike Riding Around Cronulla & Sydney
Bike riding or cycling around Cronulla Beach and Sydney New South Wales Australia is a great way to see the sights at your own liesure.
The area around Cronulla Beach is very flat and makes for easy riding.
An excellent easy flat trip is the ride to Kurnell, the birthplace of modern Australia. Kurnell is where Captain James Cook first set foot on Australian soil in 1770.
For the more serious bike enthusiast Sydney's Blue Mountains offer fantastic mountain bike trails and rides in stunning natural forests and parks.
Mountain bike rides (opens a new window)
Sydney has many designated bicycle paths so you can avoid the traffic and cycle in safety.
A series of cycle path maps are available from the New South Wales Road & Traffic Authority.
See the cycle path maps (opens a new window)
Across the road from Cronulla Beach youth hostel is the local bike shop "Chain Reaction" and you can hire a good bike and helmet (which you need) for about $45 a day.
Chain Reaction (opens a new window)
And over in Bundeena in the Royal National Park there is also bike hire -- "Bundeena Bike Hire" and you can save 50% on the regular prices through your YHA stay: $30($15!) for 1/2 day or $40($20!) per day.
Bundeena Bike Hire (opens a new window)
Bike riding Cronulla Beach YHA Sydney NSW